Oliver + S

chaval coat

how to add a bust dart to a dartless pattern

If your bust is larger than a B cup, you might want to make adjustments to some patterns to add a bust dart in order to help get a better fit. This tutorial shows you how to do it.

chaval coat sew-along

Welcome to the Chaval Coat sew along! Are you ready to start sewing? This sew along will step you through the process of creating your coat. We’ve broken down the planning, organizing, and sewing into several easy-to-follow steps.

announcing the chaval coat sew-along

Announcing the Chaval Coat sew-along January 13-22! Get your pattern and supplies and meet us back here on Monday, January 13, to start sewing your coat.

sew + tell: elisabeth’s chaval coat

Sewing high-quality outerwear takes time, but it doesn’t have to be difficult, as Elisabeth is here to show us. She made a beautiful wool coat using our new Chaval Coat pattern.

inspiration for the chaval coat pattern

The Chaval Coat pattern can be made up in different fabrics and customized to create an outerwear piece that is uniquely yours. In this post, Liesl assembles a host of images to inspire your creativity when you’re planning your coat.